VIDEO: Man beaten with own cane in Midtown Atlanta

ATLANTA -- Dramatic video shows two people attacked in Midtown Atlanta, including one victim beaten with his own cane.

The all-out beating started over a blocked parking space outside of a pet store.

The victims -- a man and a woman ----tell 11Alive their car was blocked in at 10th and Piedmont Avenue. When they asked the man to move his vehicle so they could go, they say he started yelling. They said he eventually grabbed their cane and started swinging at them.

The man, who was already on crutches, said he will have to undergo reconstructive surgery after the attack. The woman said she's on pain meds for bruises on her arm.

All of this caused such a commotion, a worker from a nearby store shot the video and yelled the police were on the way.

The man who shot that video says it happened around 5 p.m. on Saturday, August 2 in a very active area for that time of day.

If anyone knows the man in that video, police want to hear from you.

Watch the video below. WARNING: Video contains disturbing material.


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